A brief explanation of false cognates in English and Spanish.
Text of False friends or cognates
1. FALSE FRIENDS OR COGNATES?
2. Some words in English and Spanish are very similar:AMBULANCE INJECTION
3. But it isnt always so easy...Doctor, Im constipated Ok, You must go to the pharmacy and ask for these laxatives
4. FALSE FRIENDS WORD ENGLISH MEANING SPANISH MEANINGEVENTUALLY In the end/finally possiblyARGUMENT A verbal fight The plot of a book, film or playSENSIBLE To have good sense sensitiveACTUALLY In fact nowadays A person who leads anCONDUCTOR The driver of a vehicle orchestraCONTENT satisfied happy A place where you borrowLIBRARY A place where you buy books books